Zeinab Taleb-Jedi

Charge Date: Fri Sep. 29, 2006
Investigation Type(s):Informant
Charges:Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists
Outcome:Pleaded guilty
Convictions:Funding terrorists
State:New York
Alleged Affiliation:Mujahideen-e-Khalq

Taleb-Jedi was a member of the leadership council of Mujahideen-e Khalq, the People's Mujahideen of Iran, which seeks to overthrow the Tehran regime. The US government has listed MEK as a terrorist organization. Two informants claimed Taleb-Jedi had approved acts of terrorism in Iran. She was sentenced to time served.

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